Features

The Sound of Kuta – by Jordan Mawbey

by admin / posted on 3 days ago
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In the middle of prime surfing season in Bali, Jordan Mawbey and her crew were getting skunked; not due to a lack of swell. ‘The Sound of Kuta’ is Jordan’s entry into Write To Surf – Zag’s surf journo competition with epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs (see details below). ************ THE SOUND OF […]

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Fill a Bag, Win a Board (Tuffy Beach Clean-Up)

by admin / posted on 3 days ago
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It’s that easy to win a surfboard in our Tuffy Beach Clean-Up competition! Fill a Tuffy bag with litter collected from your favourite beach and send us the evidence, which will put you in line to win a brand new board sponsored by Firewire and Share the Stoke Foundation each month until the end of […]

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Happiness is Not an Entitlement – by Bismarck Meyer

by admin / posted on 5 days ago
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Lines are often blurred when there’s a crowd of surfers in the water, and drop-ins, angry words or bad vibes can sometimes be the result. Entitlement has no place in the lineup writes Bismark Meyer in this entry into Write To Surf – Zag’s surf journo competition with epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs […]

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We Make It Sic Entries Pouring In

by admin / posted on 20 August, 2015
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We’re stoked to once again partner with Bosch and Dremel to present We Make It Sic – our DIY challenge in which we reward creative readers with over R30 000 worth of power tools. And how does one win exactly? Contestants need to create something surf-related and send evidence of their design – along with […]

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The Thinking Girl’s Guide to Life With a Surfer – by: Melissa Volker

by admin / posted on 20 August, 2015
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“If you’re going to have a guy in your life it might as well be a surfer,” writes Melissa Volker in ‘The Thinking Girl’s Guide to Life With a Surfer’, which is her entry into Write To Surf – Zag’s surf journo competition with epic prizes by Billabong up for grabs (see details below). ************ […]

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Postcard from Nigeria (John Micheletti)

by admin / posted on 20 August, 2015
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Tarkwa Bay local, John Micheletti, sent us a postcard update of what he and the rest of the crew have been up to in Nigeria. Punting huge airs it seems… Click the links to check out other postcards we’ve received from Jaco Steyn, Twiggy Baker and Frank Solomon.

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Fearless Chargers in Contention for Striped Horse Challenge

by admin / posted on 20 August, 2015
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In a little over a month, one fearless South African surfer will be handed a return ticket to Hawaii (plus R20 000 in cash and over R30 000 in prizes) for winning the Striped Horse Challenge in association with RVCA, Twig Surfboards and Hurricane. The search for SA’s most committed big wave surfer closes at […]

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Jaco Steyn Drops Into Monster Pitstop Contention

by admin / posted on 18 August, 2015
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Weskus local, Jaco Steyn has thrown two epic contenders into the ring for Leg 3 of the Monster Pitstop in association with O’Neill, Vestal, Skullcandy and Neff, in the hopes of taking out this month’s prize* and securing a spot in the Pit of the Year grand final – which has over R30 000** in […]

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Help Buffels Shark Attack Victim Ride Again

by admin / posted on 15 August, 2015
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While on holiday with his family on Saturday, 27 June, Caleb Swanepoel was bitten by a shark during a bodysurf session at Buffels Bay near Knysna. His right leg was taken above the knee in the encounter, and he was lucky to escape with his life after his femoral artery was severed. Despite the traumatic […]

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Eighth SA Title ‘Super Special’ for Fergie

by admin / posted on 12 August, 2015
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With a little help from her lucky charm, Heather Clark won her eighth SA Open title at the 2015 Citroën SA Surfing Champs in Richards Bay. For the former Dream Tour surfer and Triple Crown winner, this victory was especially sweet. Fellow KZN south coast local, Quintin van Jaarsveld caught up with ‘Fergie’ to chat about […]

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